Hebrew+Judaic Studies Teachers

Kesher Newton | Newton, MA, United States

Posted Date 6/14/2022
Description

Kesher Newton seeks energetic, warm, and Hebrew proficient educators for our pluralistic after-school program for grades K-8.

Our teachers possess a passionate, charismatic, student-centered approach to Jewish learning. They are able and willing to work with students using a variety of teaching approaches and inspirational methods to maximize learning.

Qualified candidates will be adept at teaching Hebrew as a second language, exhibit a deep knowledge of Jewish culture, have facility in differentiating instruction, classroom routines/management, and feel comfortable in an "ivrit b'ivrit" environment. In addition, they will possess patience, a sense of humor, and love of learning, and they will be both organized and willing to work as part of a cohesive educational team. Creative and "out of the box" lesson planning a must.

Experience in the Proficiency Approach to Hebrew instruction and fluency in Hebrew is a plus, as is a deep knowledge of Judaic Studies.

Staff hours for open positions are 12PM-6 PM on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, and 10-6 on Wednesdays. All lesson planning for teaching staff are done at Kesher during those hours. 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Teaching Hebrew and Judaic Studies or teaching Hebrew and assisting with Judaic Studies

• Attending faculty meetings
• Attending professional development meetings
• Collaborative lesson planning on premises
• Monthly curricular updates to families
• Bi-annual report cards
• Teaching Hebrew-infusedchugim (electives)
• Assisting in the leading of all-school assemblies and "shira"
• Helping to facilitate Kesher family programming 3-5 times a year
• General after-school program tasks such as supervising free time, snack, leading games and activities informally with the students,  and monitoring arrival/dismissal.

 

Send cover letter and resume to [email protected] 

Duration
Part Time, Contract, & Seasonal
Categories
Education - Other | Hebrew | Jewish Studies Teacher | Teacher (Classroom)
Part Time Categories
Hebrew School/Sunday School | Other | Part Time Teaching
Organization Type
Youth
Benefits
Leave Early for Shabbat | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Sick Days
Job Location
US

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